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Slovenia becomes first in Europe to declare end to coronavirus as Berlin reopens bars (source — 16/05/2020 11:28:09

SLOVENIA has become the first nation in Europe to declare an end to its coronavirus outbreak. It comes as Germany has begun to reopen bars, and France has seen its new case count dip to just 104 on Fr...

Vaccine hopes and economic woes as virus spreads (source — 16/05/2020 06:30:05

VIENNA: President Donald Trump voiced hope Friday that a coronavirus vaccine will be available by late 2020, cushioning dire US economic news as parts of Europe re-open despite fears of a second wave ...

Slovenia claims it is first European country to have beaten coronavirus (source — 15/05/2020 21:23:05

Slovenia is declaring itself as the first European country to bring an end to the coronavirus within its borders. 

Slovenia calls an end to coronavirus crisis, to relax border controls (source — 15/05/2020 17:16:21

Financial aid to citizens and firms, hit by the coronavirus, will expire at the end of May.

Slovenia becomes first European country to call official end to coronavirus epidemic (source — 15/05/2020 16:47:31

Slovenian prime minister says virus has been 'tamed' and claims his nation has 'best epidemiologic picture in Europe'

Coronavirus live news: China marks one month with no Covid-19 deaths as virus pushes Germany into recession (source — 15/05/2020 12:33:27

Trump says he could cut China ties; Mexico sees record increase in cases; EU insists vaccine must be available to all countriesChina marks one month with no new coronavirus deaths announcedTrump threa...

Thousands Join Anti-Lockdown Cycling Protest in Slovenia’s Ljubljana (source — 09/05/2020 15:55:07

Thousands of people took to the streets of the Slovenian capital Ljubljana on bikes and on foot on May 8 to protest against the government’s coronavirus lockdown. According to reports, some see the re...

Janez Janša: the Orbán ally taking on journalists in Slovenia (source — 04/05/2020 12:31:54

Leader has criticised journalists and seems to want to use the coronavirus crisis for political advantageSince taking office last month, Slovenia’s rightwing prime minister, Janez Janša, has been busy...

Slovenia's PM Janša channels Orbán with attacks on media and migrants (source — 04/05/2020 12:31:54

Janez Janša has criticised journalists and seems to want to use the coronavirus crisis for political advantageSince taking office in March, Slovenia’s rightwing prime minister, Janez Janša, has been b...

Europe prepares for more lockdown easing as virus hopes rise (source — 03/05/2020 12:15:24

ROME: Europe on Sunday prepared for a further cautious easing of coronavirus restrictions following signs the pandemic may be slowing, with hard-hit Italy set to follow Spain in allowing people outsid...

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How to prevent coronavirus disease and stop the spread of germs
  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
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